Village At The End Of The World
Village At The End Of The World (2012)

Lars is the only teenager in town who, in a community of hunters doesn't want to hunt. Niaqornat in North West Greenland has a population of only 59, with no local industry people are being forced to leave to find jobs in the nearest… More

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Dave Calhoun
Time Out

Much like its subject, this film by Sarah Gavron has a leisurely, warm pace.

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Gail Tolley
The List

While it isn't revelatory in content or style, it's a considered work that offers a glimpse of a part of the world that many would know little about otherwise.

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Peter Bradshaw

There a gentle sweetness and charm to this documentary by film-maker Sarah Gavron, her first film since the adaptation of Monica Ali's novel Brick Lane six years ago.

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Jason Solomons
The Mail on Sunday (UK)

What makes their film so beautiful and refreshing is the way it touches on themes of climate and cultural change without any hectoring or guilt trips, using humour and humanity to make its gentle points.

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Derek Malcolm
London Evening Standard

This is a warm-hearted and affecting tribute to a tenacious people who seem to know the score better than most of us.

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Basia Cummings
Little White Lies

Subtle and beautifully humane.

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Philip French
Observer (UK)

It's a beautiful, austere movie ...

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Antonia Quirke
Financial Times

The mind boggles at the thought of how it was here pre-electricity and motor boats, although elderly villagers don't exactly recoil from the memory of sputtering blubber lamps.

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David Parkinson
Empire Magazine

Visually immaculate and thought-provoking stuff.

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